In this lesson, our instructor Rebekah Hendershot gives an introduction to dashes, hyphens, ellipses, and parentheses. She explains the difference between each punctuation mark, enumerates the rules associated with each, and gives several examples and practice problems.
Lecture Slides are screen-captured images of important points in the lecture. Students can download and print out these lecture slide images to do practice problems as well as take notes while watching the lecture.
Authors: William Strunk, E. B. White, Roger Angell
"This book is the class style manual of Strunk & White's The Elements of Style. The book's unique tone, wit and charm have conveyed the principles of English style to millions of readers. Use the fourth edition of ""the little book"" to make a big impact with writing."
This book is the ideal resource for everyone who wants to produce writing that is clear, concise, and grammatically excellent. It provides guidelines for understanding the parts of speech and elements of a sentence, as well as avoiding the most comon grammar and punctuation mistakes.
This book uses the Building Block Method to help you brush up on your grammar skills. It offers Information on grammar, sentence structure, style, usage, punctuation, and mechanics and it features a 10-question quiz in every chapter to show readers where they need the most help. It also includes a variety of practice exercises with detailed answer explanations for every topic.